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Luminescent Threads: Octavia E. Butler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,340. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Black studies (global)
Luminescent Threads celebrates Octavia E. Butler, with original essays and letters to Butler.
The Bloomers: Wise Women Creating a New World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
The Bloomers book empowers women over 50 to claim their creative authority using an energetic spiritual matrix to gain self-awareness. The Bloomer woman is smart, sassy, and very savvy… the new power broker . . . but invisible until now. The mission of The Bloomers is to offer a wakeup call for women to create a world based on feminine principles using the “fire in her belly” to create change.
A Soldier's Friend, Civil War Nurse Cornelia Hancock
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Superintendent of Army Nurses, Dorthea Dix, took one look at Cornelia Hancock and told her to go back home. Rather than argue with "Dragon Dix" Cornelia hid in a baggage car. The date was July 5, 1863, and the train was headed for Gettysburg, where the Civil War's bloodiest battle had just ended.
Daughters of Distance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,000. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
What does it mean to be a female in endurance sport? Hundreds of women open up about their realities as athletes, wives, girlfriends and mothers. From the intimacy of the bedroom to the community of competition, some of these stories will encourage and uplift. Others will surprise and infuriate. Welcome to the beautiful and complicated world of strong women.
Hope, Faith & Empathy
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Hope, Faith & Empathy is the story of Tilly, a young Indigenous woman growing up in Canada, and the individuals who helped shape her life, her survival and her irrepressible spirit. Together, they tell a unique perspective of history rooted in strength, resiliency and hope. Woven throughout the book are stories, humour, wisdom and thought provoking teachings.Hope, Faith and Empathy is relevant, in
Rebecca Traister’s All the Single Ladies: Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Pregnancy & childbirth, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Over the course of her vast research and more than a hundred interviews with academics and social scientists and prominent single women, Traister discovered a startling truth: the phenomenon of the single woman in America is not a new one. And historically, when women were given options beyond early heterosexual marriage, the results were massive social change.
Through the Tunnel: Becoming DeafBlind
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2018 by Handtype Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Using a mixture of prose and poetry, Angie C. Orlando shares indelible stories about growing up in a small Ohioan town. She is equally funny and unflinchingly honest about how classmates, medical professionals, and others have viewed her multiple disabilities, all of which had gradually became apparent over time.
Mujeres por la independencia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
Esta obra fue escrita para que, a través de la fidelidad y de la amenidad con que su autor nos cuenta los sucesos de la Guerra de Independencia de México, sus heroínas sean como personajes cercanos. En estas páginas el lector encontrará la historia de todas aquellas mujeres, conocidas o anónimas, cuyo valor y fortaleza trascendio el que su nombre se haya esfumado en los campos de batalla.
Sex, Spirit and the Soul of Therapy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011 by Raider Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
By Therese Yacoub & Christian de Quincey
Ingredients of Outliers: Women Game Changers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Balancing work & family, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
This book is a kaleidoscope look at the lives of women who have humbly and tenaciously pushed past bristly beginnings and daunting opposition to improve systems and circumstances for those in their midst. They have defended the innocent, nurtured selflessly, and proceeded graciously, yet fearlessly past what they thought was possible.
The System Sucks What Victims Of Domestic Violence Want You To Know
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Research, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The System Sucks What Victims Of Domestic Violence Want You To Know is about victims of domestic violence and their experiences with social workers. If you want to know how domestic abuse victims feel about social workers read this book.

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